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Ikon is an internationally acclaimed art gallery, exhibiting contemporary art in a magnificent neo-gothic school building.
Leaving her garden to the mercy of the slugs, award-winning writer Alys Fowler set out in an inflatable kayak to explore Birmingham’s canal network, full of little-used waterways where huge pike skulk and kingfishers dart. Hidden Nature is about noticing the wild everywhere and what it means to see beauty where you least expect it. […]
An evening of short films and music, taking place on and inspired by the seventeenth of November. We’ll be delving through dusty archives, old microfilms and a fair bit of Wikipedia in order to bring you superlative entertainment devoted to one apparently insignificant day. To give some idea of the lineup, Nov 17th saw the […]
To coincide with RIFFS, an exhibition of Yto Barrada’s work at Ikon Gallery in May/June, we are contributing to a canalside film programme which will run over three weekends. Designed to reflect Barrada’s ‘double life’ as founding director of the Cinémathèque de Tanger, these screenings will explore migration and exile, links between Europe and North […]